Recent Awards - AmeriCorps

Maine AmeriCorps Grant Award Types

  • "New" awards are made for a 3-year performance period with annual funding awarded by a Continuation Application process for year 2 and year 3. 
  • "Continuation" grants award funds for year 2 or year 3, whichever is applicable to the individual grantee.

Award information is posted after the Notice of Grant Award is issued to the Volunteer Maine by AmeriCorps, the federal agency formerly known as the Corporation for National and Community Service.

2021 Grant Awards

Maine Conservation Corps

  • RFP: 20201056
  • TYPE: Continuation; performance period 2020-2023
  • Date Awarded: December 19, 2020
  • Awardee: Department of Agriculture, Forestry, and Conservation 
  • Funding Awarded: $784,504
  • Slots Awarded: 88
  • Total Member Service Years: 41.4

Lifelong Maine AmeriCorps Program

  • RFP: 202102030
  • TYPE: New; performance period 2020-2023
  • Date Awarded: June 26, 2020
  • Awardee: UMaine Center on Ageing, University of Maine System 
  • Funding Awarded: $133,497
  • Slots Awarded: 16
  • Total Member Service Years: 8.19

AmeriCorps Five to Ninety-Five

  • RFP: 202102023
  • TYPE: New; performance period 2020-2023
  • Date Awarded: June 26, 2020
  • Awardee: Town of Van Buren 
  • Funding Awarded: $32,600
  • Slots Awarded: 2
  • Total Member Service Years: 2

AmeriCorps Resiliency Corps

  • RFP: 201909160
  • TYPE: New; performance period 2019-2021
  • Date Awarded: November 19, 2019
  • Awardee: Greater Portland Council of Governments
  • Funding Awarded: $227,790
  • Slots Awarded: 14
  • Total Member Service Years: 14

AmeriCorps Mentoring Program

  • RFP: 201909166
  • TYPE:  Continuation; performance period 2019-2021
  • Date Awarded: December 20, 2019
  • Awardee: Alfond Youth & Community Center
  • Funding Awarded: $32,600
  • Slots Awarded: 2
  • Total Member Service Years: 2

Main Street Fellows AmeriCorps Program

  • RFP: 202002032
  • TYPE: New; performance period 2020-2023
  • Date Awarded: June 26, 2020
  • Awardee: Maine Development Foundation
  • Funding Awarded: $81,500
  • Slots Awarded: 5
  • Total Member Service Years: 5

Maine Energy AmeriCorps Program

  • RFP: 202002033
  • TYPE: New; performance period 2020-2023
  • Date Awarded: May 15, 2020
  • Awardee: University of Southern Maine, University of Maine System
  • Funding Awarded: $166,749
  • Slots Awarded: 28
  • Total Member Service Years: 10.23

AmeriCorps Planning Grant

  • RFP: 202005086
  • TYPE: New; performance period 2020-2021
  • Date Awarded: June 26, 2020
  • Awardee: Penquis Community Action
  • Funding Awarded: $50,000